Direction Home Akron - Canton Area Agency on Aging
Direction Home Akron Canton is a private, non-profit organization specializing in helping older adults meet their long term care goals. We provide long-term care programs to assist individuals with disabilities to remain in community-based settings as opposed to institutionalized care facilities. We also provide family caregiver support programs, consumer protection and education, information on long-term care and more.
Direction Home Akron Canton is your leading source for programs, services and information specifically designed to help older adults, adults with disabilities and their families. For more than 35 years, thousands of people throughout Portage, Stark, Summit and Wayne Counties have counted on the Area Agency on Aging - and we look forward to serving you too.
PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
Adult Day Services
Aging and Disability Resource Center
Benefits Counseling-Medicare Part D Enrollment Assistance
Care Management (Long and Short Term)
Emergency Response System
Nursing Home Transition
Screening for Nursing Home Placement